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Tad Sae Waterfall

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Like many people I preferred Kuang Si falls but these are still stunning compared to most. The swimming areas are large, calm and deep. We did the hike up to the very top (waterfall 3) but it was quite steep and slippy due to the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank cfjake
Reviewed 1 week ago

After days and days of humid temperatures while visiting temples, palaces, and museums we had a a great day of playing in the cool fresh water. Ahhhh

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The water falls are amazing but actually is really crowded, I recommend do it very early in the morning. good luck!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Travelgeniuus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful waterfalls where you can enjoy a very nice swim in cristal clear water. Worth the visit ! Place you should not miss if you visit Luang Prabang. Better on a sunny day of course to enjoy the colors.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Blevezo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First step is amazing, with natural pools where you can refresh yourself... next 2 steps are really challenging to reach out especially in rainy season, but they really worth the effort!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MauriVarese_Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been lucky it was a rainy morning and the place was deserted, as these falls are much less impressive than the Kuang si ones and when crowded must be terrible. Because of the rain it was quite a risky and slippery walk to the 2d...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank frerehub
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tad Sae Waterfalls were lovely, though we weren't that impressed because we had visited Kuang Si Waterfalls the day before. If you have the time, it's a nice place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie2653
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a scooter out to the falls, quiet cheap to visit considering. Believe you can do elephant rides there which is horrible and should be banned. The falls themselves were enjoyable however we nearly got left at the falls and the last boat was leaving...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank hannahlinke
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Take your head and swimmers right here for a beautiful lounge about in all of the cooling waters cascading down the numerous levels of the falls. Be sure you do not jump in unless you understand it is deep enough as the surface area of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sharieb C
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

There are a number of waterfalls but I didn’t make it to the top one. You can swim in at least three but need good shoes with grip as - well you’re in a rain Forrest.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Mtn_Walker456
February 23, 2017|
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Response from linktolinh | Reviewed this property |
Sad thing about Tad Sae is it's dry during hottest season like April or May. But still have some water runing down... you may feel a bit disappointed seeing a dry waterfall.
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Melissa O
August 13, 2016|
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Response from jodiemoon80 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the downtown, just next to the main streets. There is no other place close to the Tad Sea Waterfall which is out of the downtown. It takes 45 minutes - 1 hour to Tad Sea by tuk tuk. But the road is quite good... More
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